LinkedIn hacking suspect refuses to cooperate with his lawyers
Nikulin is refusing to speak substantively about his own criminal defense, detainment or mental health, according to a lawyer on his defense team.
Jury trial against extradited Russian hacking suspect will begin in January
Yevgeniy Nikulin's lawyers say they have not been able to adequately prepare for trial in the time the judge allotted to them.
Extradited Russian hacking suspect is in solitary confinement, lawyer says
Yevgeniy Nikulin, who denies all charges, has been in solitary for two months, defense lawyer Arkady Bukh told CyberScoop.
Prosecutors hand over terabytes of evidence in case against Russian charged with LinkedIn breach
The evidence in the Yevgeniy Nikulin case will take at least two months for defense attorneys to sort through because of the sheer amount of data involved.
Extradited Russian explores plea deal for massive LinkedIn breach
"The likelihood of a trial is not very high," his lawyer said. "The district has over a 99 percent conviction rate. We are not throwing clients under the bus."